5 years ago — 2012
Hillcrest Golf & Country Club may be sold to local developer Jim Rooney, who would put an end to 86 years of golf at the Altoona course.
10 years ago — 2007
Fans pack area taverns to watch the Green Bay Packers-Dallas Cowboys football game, which is shown only on the NFL Network and isn’t available on local cable TV; the Cowboys win 37-27.
20 years ago — 1997
Burglars cut a hole in the roof of a Clairemont Avenue business and steal $2,600.
35 years ago — 1982
Governor-elect Anthony Earl says he’ll oppose a move to raise the drinking age to 21.